Archives for October 2013

Auteur Theory

A piece I wrote discussing Auteur Theory in relation to cinematography, which holds that a director’s film reflects the director’s personal creative vision, as if they were the primary “auteur”.

Table of Contents:

  • Introduction
  • Defining Auteur Theory
  • The History of Auteur Theory
  • Characteristics of Auteur Film
  • Auteur Directors
  • Auteur Theory and Film Discourse
  • Rise to Auteur Status
  • Does Auteur Truly Exist?
  • Collaboration vs. Auteur Theory
  • The Social Impact on Auteur Theory
  • Impact of Other Directors
  • Summary and Conclusions
  • References

Caught Between Summer & Fall

Abstract PaintingOwl perched in caught between the changing seasons? Summer vs Fall? You tell me- it’s abstract. Left up to interpretation. Interpret below!

Painting of Nothing

Painting of NothingMy thought process when creating this abstract piece: Nothing.

Nothing to say? Well, that’s OK. Just in case, you can say something in the c-section below.

Mandala Theme

MandalaA mandala themed abstract painting of mine.

Comments? Criticisms? Suggestions? Love? Hate? C-section is down under.

Organized Confusion

Organized Confusion paintingA painting of mine called Organized Confusion.

Comment below if you would like something painted, or if you hate it. Or love it. Speak up. It’s healthy to communicate.